SEPIA MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Sepia Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The common European cuttlefish.
  2. (n.) A genus comprising the common cuttlefish and numerous similar species. See Illustr. under Cuttlefish.
  3. (a.) Of a dark brown color, with a little red in its composition; also, made of, or done in, sepia.
  4. (n.) A pigment prepared from the ink, or black secretion, of the sepia, or cuttlefish. Treated with caustic potash, it has a rich brown color; and this mixed with a red forms Roman sepia. Cf. India ink, under India.


• Sepiae Definition & Synonyms

  1. (pl. ) of Sepia


• Sepias Definition & Synonyms

  1. (pl. ) of Sepia


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